Polymer market the biggest opportunity for talc processors

By Kasia Patel
Published: Friday, 22 November 2013

Declines in talc for paper more than offset by plastics and coatings

A s the paper industry increasingly turns to other minerals for their filler capabilities, talc processors and producers are finding opportunities in the growing polymer market.


Gerhard Fraundorfer, managing director of talc processing company LITHOS, told IM that the company is focusing on processing talc for the polymer and paint...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.